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While the officer was issuing the ticket, he noticed a 2-foot long billy club in the vehicle.
In the back seat, deputies said they spotted a billy club, which Martin told them he kept for protection, and later found a pipe for smoking drugs.
Deputies also seized a billy club, dagger, hatchet, a black knit cap with red insignia, hunting knife, a spray can of water repellent and cartoons of Mickey Mouse and Daffy Duck wearing red bandannas.
When informed of how the disturbance began, Mandell reportedly ``nodded knowingly'' and began hitting the nearby TV set with his billy club.
The remedy using police to engage these boys with basketballs and billy clubs, depending on the situation, created an intense relationship that boys in upper-class towns and neighborhoods never had to negotiate.
Their operation was conducted without firearms, billy clubs, stun guns, tear gas or handcuffs.
When Conyes began his career in 1879, billy clubs and firearms were used to keep order, and prisoners were punished by being hung from the wrists in handcuffs, flogged and/or placed in a dungeon with no light, bedding or sound, and only bread and water for nourishment.
We gather here to honour the courage of ordinary Americans willing to endure billy clubs and the chastening rod, tear gas and the trampling hoof, men and women who despite the gush of blood and splintered bone would stay true to their North Star and keep marching toward justice.
The weavers raised their hands across their faces, hands that knew the loom as their fathers' hands knew the loom, and the billy clubs broke their fingers.
The event marks the 50th anniversary of the "Bloody Sunday,'' when law enforcement used billy clubs and tear gas to rout marchers intent on walking 50 miles to Montgomery on March 7, 1965, to seek the right for blacks to register to vote.
Elements like vehicles, guns, billy clubs, furniture and costumes--all well documented in thousands of photos and newsreels--had to be gathered or created.
Police attacked the marchers with billy clubs and tear gas on Bloody Sunday, as the first day of the march came to be known.